Ford has unveiled the new Explorer XLT Sport Appearance Package, which will be available on the 2017 Explorer. The addition of the package expands Explorer offerings to six models, which includes the base, XLT, Limited, Sport and the Platinum edition models.
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The awesome 2016 Ford Focus RS is now on its way to dealers, since production has kicked off at Ford's plant in Saarlouis, Germany. The 350-hp Focus RS will officially start rolling into showrooms this spring.
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Lincoln has unveiled the 2017 Continental at the Detroit Auto Show. As the replacement for the MKS sedan, Lincoln decided to bring back the iconic badge for its flagship sedan.
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Last year at the Detroit Auto Show, Ford revealed the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor and now this year, Ford has revealed the SuperCrew version of the insane off-road pickup.
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Ford has revealed the updated 2017 Ford Fusion at the Detroit Auto Show. In addition to its restyled exterior, the 2017 Fusion also introduces a new V6 Sport model that packs 325 horsepower.
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Next week we'll get to see the 2017 Lincoln Continental debut at the Detroit Auto Show, but a very blurry image of the new sedan has surfaced now.
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If you're lucky enough to get a chance to attend the 2016 Detroit Auto Show next month, you might be happy to hear that Ford is going to be giving away limited edition, build-it-yourself Ford GT snap kits at the show. The Revell-built Ford GT model snap kits will be given to kids that visit the Ford stand.
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Ford has announced plans to invest an additional $4.5 billion in electrified vehicle solutions by 2020, which includes the introduction of 13 new electrified models. The investment is Ford's largest-ever electrified vehicle investment in a five-year period.
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Last year Chevrolet introduced the world class C7 Corvette Stingray while also creating the most track-focused muscle car of all time: the Camaro Z/28. Over at Dodge, a hydrogen bomb was lobbed into the horsepower wars with the introduction of the 707-hp Challenger Hellcat. Mopar fans looking for a bit more style and a few more cylinders, there's good news as the sinister Viper is still available. Meanwhile at Ford, a pair of ST hot hatches are redefining front-wheel drive performance. But that's not the biggest news coming out of Dearborn. No, this year an automotive icon is being born anew: the Ford Mustang.
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Lincoln is updating the MKZ sedan for the 2017 model year with styling updates, more technology and a new 400-hp 3.0L V6 that replaces the current 3.7L V6.
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Ford has unveiled the updated 2017 Escape crossover, which is debuting this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show. On the outside the 2017 Escape borrows many styling cues from the larger Edge, while two new engines and a long list of new tech features are sure to keep the Escape competitive with rivals, like the CR-V and Rogue.
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With the compact crossover market red-hot right now, it makes sense that Lincoln chose this segment for its next premium import fighter. Keeping with current Lincoln tradition, the MKC is based on a Ford platform, the Escape in this case.
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Ford has released more info about the highly anticipated 2016 Focus RS that is scheduled to enter production later this year. With 350 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque on tap, the Focus RS is ready to take on models like the VW Golf R, Subaru WRX STI and Honda Civic Type R.
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Lincoln Marketing Manager Imran Jalal has confirmed that the 2017 Lincoln Continental is going to debut in January at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show. Earlier this year, Lincoln released a concept version of the new Continental, but Jahal has confirmed even more information about Lincoln's new big sedan.
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Ford has unveiled the all-new 2017 F-Series Super Duty, which it says is "the toughest, smartest, most capable Super Duty truck lineup ever." The big news is that the new F-Series Super Duty now has an all-new high-strength steel frame, that's wrapped in a new aluminum-alloy body.
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Ford is going to auction a special one-of-a-kind 2016 Shelby GT350R Mustang on Saturday, September 26 with the proceeds going to the American Cancer Society. The custom Mustang will be auctioned off at the Cattle Baron's Ball Auction.
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Ford has released the specs that we've been waiting for - the 2016 Ford Focus RS packs 350 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque under that hood!
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The Ford Ranger pickup left the U.S. in 2011, but Ford still sells the midsize pickup in almost 200 markets around the world. According to a new report, Ford is having discussions with the UAW about bringing the Ranger back to the U.S.
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We are still about a year away until the arrival of the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, but Ford's engineers are hard at work trail testing prototypes. Ford has released this video of an early prototype climbing two track trails in Northern Michigan.
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Ford Performance has announced a new upgrade kit for the 2015 Focus ST, which bumps up the stock 2.0L four-cylinder engine's power to 275-hp and 296 lb-ft. of torque, 23 more horsepower and 26 lb-ft. of torque than the stock version.
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Just a few months ago Ford unveiled a new Taurus, but there was a catch - this new Taurus was only designed for the Chinese market. So what lies in store for the Taurus sold on our shores? The Taurus has already disappeared once from Ford's U.S. lineup and there's a chance that the Taurus could disappear again in the not too distant future.
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Ford has released the pricing for the 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang and the GT350R, which you can now build on Ford's online configurator. The Shelby GT350 Mustang starts at $47,795, while the GT350R starts at $61,295. Both prices are before the $900 destination fee.
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With 345 horsepower on tap the 2016 Ford Focus RS is going to be at the top of anyone's list that is looking at rivals, like the VW Golf R and upcoming Honda Civic Type R. The 2016 Focus RS isn't expected to arrive until next spring, but we may have got an accidental preview of its pricing. For a few minutes, the pricing for the Focus RS was listed at $35,730 on Ford's website.
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Ford has unveiled the 2016 F-150 Limited, which it says is its most advanced and luxurious truck ever. Ford also claims that it has more standard technology and driver convenience features than any other competitor.
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Ford has unveiled a unique 2015 Mustang, the Mustang Apollo Edition that is going to be auctioned off next week. For the eighth straight year, Ford has created a unique, aviation-inspired Ford Mustang to benefit Experimental Aircraft Association youth education programs, including the Young Eagles.
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The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor is now one step closer to production, since Ford has announced that prototypes have recently completed more than 1,000 miles of testing in the southwestern United States.
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Ford has revealed the official specs for the 2016 Focus RS, which was unveiled earlier this year. The Focus RS is powered by a 2.3L EcoBoost engine and now we know that the engine generates 345 horsepower and 324 lb-ft. of torque.
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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford F-150 pickup, which is getting a long list of enhancements, including new towing technology, Special Edition Appearance Packages, SYNC 3 and alternative fuel capability.
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Lincoln has lowered the pricing for the new, second-generation MKX crossover, which is now priced at $38,995, down from $39,795 for the old 2015 model. At launch the 2016 MKX will be offered in three trim levels: Premiere, Select and Reserve. A Black Label version will also eventually be offered.
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Ford has revealed a one-of-a-kind F-150, the F-150 Halo Sandcat, which is meant to celebrate the release of Halo 5: Guardians for Xbox One. It's inspired by Halo's United Nations Space Command vehicle design and will be on display at E3 2015.
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Ford has announced the updates to the 2016 Ford Transit, which is offered in three versions: Transit, Transit Connect and the Transit Connect Wagon. The updates to "America's best-selling van" include the availability of Ford's new SYNC 3 communications and entertainment system, a rearview camera and new customization options.
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Ford has announced that the Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang and Shelby GT350R Mustang will now be powered by the most powerful naturally aspirated road-going engine in its history. Both models are powered by a new 5.2L flat-plane crankshaft V8 that generates 526-hp and 429 lb-ft. of torque.
The new 5.2-liter V8 is not only Ford's most powerful naturally aspirated engine ever, but also its most efficient in terms of specific output. Without turbocharging or supercharging, the flat-plane crankshaft V8 produces 102 horsepower per liter of displacement. The new engine is also the highest-revving V8 in Ford history - with a redline of 8,250 rpm.
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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2016 Ford Mustang with the biggest update being new hood vent turn signals that are inspired by the indicators that were first offered on the 1967 Mustang.
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Ford has announced that it will build a limited run of the 2015 Shelby GT350 and GT350R Mustangs for the 2015 model year to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Shelby GT350. Only 100 Shelby GT350 models will feature a 2015 model year designation before production switches over to 2016, while on 37 GT350R models will be produced.
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Earlier this month Lincoln unveiled the Continental concept at the New York Auto Show, which may signal that Lincoln is getting ready to ditch the "MK" naming scheme that it launched almost a decade ago.
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For the first time ever, Ford is going to bring the Taurus to the Chinese market and today it's unveiled a new 2016 Taurus at the Shanghai Motor Show. The 2016 Taurus differs from the U.S. Taurus and Ford says that it was designed specifically for the Chinese market.
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Ford is going to unveil the all-new 2016 Taurus this month at the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show. Ford hasn't revealed any details about the next Taurus, but its expected that it will look more like a stretched Fusion. It will also share its platform with the Fusion and new Edge.
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This week Cadillac is unveiling its new flagship, the 2016 CT6, but crosstown rival Lincoln has something up its sleeve as well. Lincoln has just previewed its new flagship sedan with the debut of the Continental concept, which will also debut this week at the New York Auto Show.
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The 2016 Ford Focus RS is going to have its U.S. debut next month at the 2015 New York Auto Show, but fans will have to wait at least a year to get their hands on one, since Ford has announced that sales will begin in spring 2016.
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The Ford Edge was introduced 10 years ago and now the 2015 Edge kicks off the all-new third generation. Since its introduction the Edge has been one of the most popular five-seat crossovers on the market. For the 2015 Edge, Ford started with a clean slate, with some of the stuff that buyers liked about the last two generations thrown in. What we have now is the best looking Edge yet that is now powered by new engines and filled with the latest tech features. How well does it stack up against its newest competitors, like the also new Kia Sorento and Nissan Murano?
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